Entry from British & World English dictionary
noun[mass noun, often as modifier]
The straw from a talipot palm used for making hats: a buntal hat
More example sentences
- Bamboo and buntal hats bring the most money to the islands, although many inexpensive buri hats are exported.
- This gorgeous clam shape bag is brushed in buntal weave and finished with exquisite braided snakeskin handles.
- Shade yourself from the sun with this expertly handmade buntal hat in a burst of colours.
Early 20th century: from Tagalog.
Words that rhyme with buntalcontrapuntal, frontal
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Line breaks: bun¦tal
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